The Magic Flute (NR) Release Date: February 15th, 2018
Runtime: 2 hr. 53 min.
Director: Kenneth Branagh
Genres: Drama
Starring: Joseph Kaiser, Amy Carson, René Pape, Lyubov Petrova
This production represents the first leg of a collaboration project between the La Scala Theatre, the Singing Academy and one of the most prestigious directors of our times, Peter Stein, to present the finest young international singers every year in a setting of the highest order at the end of a unique artistic process in terms of the quality and level of preparation. Stein has committed to beginning the training and teaching of the young artists one year prior to the debut. Opera in 2 Acts Sung in German with English subtitles Libretto by Emanuel Schikaneder Teatro alla Scala, Milan Recorded 2016 Approximate Running Time: 2h53 CREATIVE TEAM Conductor Ádám Fischer Director Peter Stein Set Designer Ferdinand Wögerbauer Costumes Anna Maria Heinreich Lighting Designer Joachim Barth Chorus Master Johannes Stecher Chorus Chorus of Teatro alla Scala Orchestra Orchestra of Teatro alla Scala ARTISTIC TEAM Papageno Till Von Orlowsky Tamino Martin Piskorski Pamina Fatma Said Queen of the Night Yasmin Özkan Sarastro Martin Summer Monostatos Sascha Emanuel Kramer First Lady Elissa Huber Second Lady Kristin Sveinsdottír Third Lady Mareike Jankowski Papagena Theresa Zisser First Priest Philipp Jekal Second Priest Thomas Huber Armored men Francesco Castoro, Victor Sporyshev Three slaves Marcel Herrnsdorf, Tenzin Chonev Kolsch, Thomas Prenn